Sudbury

Published On: July 22, 2019
In the 1970s, the agency sent astronauts to northeastern Ontario to prepare for their trips to the moon — and helped drive the region’s scientific aspirations.  
Published On: July 19, 2019
TVO's northeastern reporter Claude Sharma discusses the connection between Sudbury and NASA.
Published On: July 09, 2019
Almost 1,500 people died of opioid-related overdoses across the province in 2018. Police are hoping that criminal charges will act a deterrent — but critics say that the legal system is not the answer.
Published On: June 07, 2019
TVO.org speaks with Sarita Verma, incoming dean and CEO of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine, about the special challenges of providing medical care in the north and who she hopes will replace her.  
Published On: April 12, 2019
At St. David Catholic Elementary, the third-graders practise throwing, running, jumping, balancing — all part of a program that breaks down the basics of an active lifestyle.  
Published On: February 28, 2019
Suspected overdoses have been on the rise in the city. The new Early Aberration Response System could provide authorities with insight into the causes of the increase — and help keep community members safe.
Published On: February 14, 2019
This Valentine’s Day, TVO.org talks to Professor Jason Lepojärvi — better known as “Dr. Love” — about romance, friendship, and why it’s better to be in Finland on February 14.
Published On: December 04, 2018
You’ve probably never seen one — few have. But experts say their numbers may be on the rise.
Published On: July 11, 2018
Sudbury’s proposed NEO Kids hospital would help families with seriously ill children avoid frequent, gruelling road trips to the south — but with a new government in place, its future is uncertain.
Published On: June 15, 2018
"Broken" after his discharge from the army, ex-paratrooper Eric Coupal founded the Quartz Ridge Sanctuary, near Sudbury, to help his fellow vets.
Published On: June 04, 2018
A Liberal backroom deal made national headlines last year, but many Sudbury residents say the Election Act trial is old news in the city.
Published On: May 11, 2018
The party is no longer fighting for the creation of a separate province of Northern Ontario. So what is it fighting for?
Published On: July 12, 2017
OPINION: Sudbury’s decision to build its OHL arena on the outskirts instead of downtown offers a microcosmic look at the urban-rural divide that plagues Ontario cities.
Published On: June 23, 2017
 Sudbury politics has been seized by a debate over where to build a new sports arena. All sides agree the outcome will shape the Nickel City for decades to come.